Mr Alan Boyd

Research Fellow

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PhD Supervision

I welcome PhD and DBA proposals concerning:

  1. The regulation, governance and improvement of public services, particularly if they include a focus on healthcare.
  2. Evaluation and evaluation capacity strengthening - including the evaluation of health research and research capacity strengthening, and the evaluation of leadership development.

I particularly welcome proposals that include a focus on one or more low or middle income countries.

Alliance Manchester business school is offering a full-time PhD scholarship to investigate how Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspector interactions with care home staff contribute to organisational learning.

The scholarship is full-time, and offers three years’ funding, including tuition fees and a stipend of approximately £15,000 per year for candidates wishing to commence their studies in September 2019.  The deadline for applications is 29th March 2019.  Click here for further details.